Bam Bière - Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
Ratings: 1,051 | Reviews: 596 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by techfed87:
3.63/5 rDev -7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4
Like most Jolly Pumpkin beers, the head is quiet thick on this one.
Pours a very cloudy yellow. Smells tart, although a bit lighter than what I would have thought it was going to.
First sip is nice and malty, with some very prime flavor characteristics. It's quite drinkable, and has a superb afterflavor that lingers for a bit on the pallet.
Overall, another good Jolly Pumpkin beer. Cheers!
Serving type: bottle
07-09-2010 00:03:44 | More by techfed87
More User Reviews:
3.79/5 rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 4
Pour is hazed golden amber with a tight white head. Nose is hoppy and juicy, clean grain, juicy golden fruits, and a light dustiness. Grains are more in the forefront, clean. Dusty yeast, juicy golden fruits, extremely strong carbonation on a light body. Pear, lemon, nice integration and bright flavors but the carb takes a hint away from the finish.
Serving type: on-tap
03-25-2014 20:05:07 | More by cpetrone84
4.41/5 rDev +12.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
A: Highly carbonated. Huge 4" head, rocky, frothy. Light golden in color, fairly cloudy. I don't love beers quite this carbonated, but I do love the look of this beer.
S: Spicy, brett funk, hay, a little bit of earthy hops as well. Very nice.
T: Taste very similar to aroma, but with a bit more bitterness, actually some malt sweetness as well. The brett is almost more in the backseat playing with the rest of the beer. It isn't very cheesy or horsey, hay would be the best descriptor. Spicy, but certainly not too spicy. Very nice, well balanced beer. Completely enjoyable.
M: Medium light, the carbonation doesn't bother me all that much. Not super drying, coats the tongue just a bit. This could certainly be classified as refreshing though, although it's fairly complex.
O: I think this is just a wonderfully made beer. It has so many subtle flavors that blend into something complex. It's refreshing yet interesting. Recommend.
Serving type: bottle
03-12-2014 02:16:33 | More by mattbk
Bam Bière from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
88 out of 100 based on 1,051 ratings.